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Planned Parenthood working to empower incarcerated boys

Planned Parenthood working to empower incarcerated boys

MERRILLVILLE | Diane Pike believes the juvenile offenders at Camp Summit want the same things as every other teen their age.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am Related
Life lessons cultivated at Camp Summit

Life lessons cultivated at Camp Summit

Editor's note: The names of juveniles quoted in this report have been changed to protect their identities.

September 13, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Planned Parenthood leader predicts political climate change

Planned Parenthood leader predicts political climate change

Like others of her generation, Betty Cockrum had a "political awakening" in 1968.

June 15, 2014 12:00 am Video
DOUG ROSS: How conservatives could fight Planned Parenthood

DOUG ROSS: How conservatives could fight Planned Parenthood

Social conservatives and Planned Parenthood have clashed for decades, especially in Indiana. The tactics have included limiting access to Planned Parenthood services and cutting off government funding.

June 14, 2014 8:15 pm Video
nwi.com Political Roundtable: Special Edition

nwi.com Political Roundtable: Special Edition

Betty Cockrum, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky, stopped by The Times to discuss the non-profit's mission, challenges and future.

June 14, 2014 8:15 pm
Group marches in Merrillville to protest abortion

Group marches in Merrillville to protest abortion

MERRILLVILLE | Dressed in feathered hats and other regalia, the Knights of Columbus led an anti-abortion demonstration Saturday outside the Planned Parenthood facility in Merrillville.

April 05, 2014 7:20 pm

Female GOP senators defuse threat to abortion clinics

INDIANAPOLIS | Legislation that could have shuttered every abortion clinic in Indiana was rewritten Wednesday by three female Republican state senators to instead focus on patient safety.

January 29, 2014 6:30 pm

Hammond Planned Parenthood to offer free HIV tests Thursday

HAMMOND | Planned Parenthood will offer free HIV tests Thursday at its Hammond location, 7131 Indianapolis Blvd.

December 10, 2013 11:00 am
RICH JAMES: Where's the compassion toward Hoosier girls?

RICH JAMES: Where's the compassion toward Hoosier girls?

If you weren’t shocked by the results of The Status of Girls in Indiana study, you ought to check for a pulse.

September 25, 2013 12:00 am

With Obamacare, why fund Planned Parenthood?

Now that the "Affordable (ha-ha) Care Act", known as Obamacare, will be implemented in 2014 there will be no need to waste $543 million a year given to Planned Parenthood to handle the uninsured, since with Obamacare everyone has to procure their own insurance.

August 28, 2013 12:00 am
From Statehouse to courthouse, abortion politics intense

From Statehouse to courthouse, abortion politics intense

INDIANAPOLIS | Federal law clearly bars states from telling Medicaid recipients which health care providers they're allowed to obtain covered services from.

August 05, 2013 9:30 pm Related
BRIAN HOWEY: What is the cost of controversy?

BRIAN HOWEY: What is the cost of controversy?

What is the cost of controversy to you, the taxpayer?

July 07, 2013 12:00 am
RICH JAMES: Pence should stop fighting Planned Parenthood

RICH JAMES: Pence should stop fighting Planned Parenthood

The U.S. Supreme Court has spoken.

June 02, 2013 12:00 am
nwi.com Political Roundtable

nwi.com Political Roundtable

The Roundtable's May 31 edition discusses the state of Planned Parenthood in Indiana, the EPA's funding to demolish abandoned buildings and Porter County's nominee for the RDA.

May 31, 2013 3:39 pm
Shots fired near Planned Parenthood

Shots fired near Planned Parenthood

Robert Byrd with the Northwest Indiana Major Crimes Task Force talks to media regarding shooting near Planned Parenthood in Merrillville.

May 20, 2013 7:44 pm
Police: M'ville officer shot attacker

Police: M'ville officer shot attacker

MERRILLVILLE | An off-duty Merrillville officer shot a truck driver Monday afternoon after the driver attacked the officer outside Planned Parenthood in the 8600 block of Connecticut Street, police said.

May 20, 2013 4:58 pm Photos

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The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix

President Barack Obama said he wanted to do what he could to save even one child during the gun control debate. He has a change of heart when it comes to abortion.

May 02, 2013 12:00 am
Jericho March draws abortion foes to M'ville Planned Parenthood office

Jericho March draws abortion foes to M'ville Planned Parenthood office

Some of the demonstrators who marched outside the Planned Parenthood office Saturday in Merrillville carry signs stating their opposition to abortion.

March 23, 2013 5:43 pm
Jericho March draws abortion foes to M'ville Planned Parenthood office

Jericho March draws abortion foes to M'ville Planned Parenthood office

A Knights of Columbus member reads from the Bible before demonstators begin their march around Planned Parenthood in Merrillville in an effort to stop abortions.

March 23, 2013 5:42 pm
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